Desi Oakley is donning an apron and baking her way across the country as Jenna in the national tour of WAITRESS
Philadelphia’s premiere drama critic, Toby Zinman knows her theater. Opera, not so much. Here’s her dilettante review of Opera Philadelphia’s WRITTEN ON SKIN.
Annenberg Center presented a program of music and theater, with a Beethoven performance by the Daedalus String Quartet and a staged reading by playwright Michael Hollinger
COLD HARBOR is fast-paced and skillfully produced, with a large, stylistically diverse cast, but at its emotional core it is stiff and distant.
THE HUMANS is a difficult play to like or to watch
A delightful comedy that shows an evening and morning in the lives of four sisters
What’s being satirized in this social satire? Good question, with several answers.
Thom Nickels contemplates revolution after seeing LES MIZ at the Academy
The performers leave a bright impression in a play that’s a caricature of life and art,
Paul Osborne’s 1939 comedy gets a new production in Malvern, PA.
Sketch artist Chuck Schultz visited Manhattan to see a Houston company’s concert-theater interpretation of In Search of Lost Time.
This month, PAPA seeks to solidify its presence in the city with its first full production, Tiger Style! by Mike Lew.
I’ve been sitting in on some of the absurdist theater company’s rehearsals, sketching and liking what I see.
A visit with the eccentric Sycamore family is always a warm adventure in zaniness
BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY (Walnut Street): Ken Ludwig’s version turns the story on its head
An ancestral manor, a family curse, a fiend: Ken Ludwig’s version turns this Sherlock Holmes story on its head.
LES MISERABLES (National Tour at Academy of Music): A vibrant retelling of the classic Victor Hugo novel
Thirty-two years ago, the other popular Broadway shows were A Chorus Line, Footloose, and Little Shop of Horrors. Unlike these musicals, LES MISERABLES has never really left the public conscience.